Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases a comment on the ongoing teachers strike at Chicago Public Schools (CPS).
CPS teachers, represented by the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU), initiated a work stoppage against the nations third largest school district on October 17. In addition, members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 73, which includes other school employeesteacher assistants, custodians, security officers, and bus aidesare also on strike.
KBRA will continue to monitor progress toward resolution and will comment on budgetary and financial implications once settlement is reached.
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Harvey Zachem, Managing Director
Karen Daly, Senior Managing Director
William Baneky, Managing Director
James Kissane, Senior Director